In the House

An invitation-only grant program supporting the performing arts in regional WA.

This grant program has been placed on hold due to COVID-19 and will be reinstated at the earliest opportunity.

In the House is an invitation-only grant program supporting the expansion of annual performing arts programs delivered by performing arts venues in regional Western Australia over a two-year period.


Applications to In the House are by invitation only and open to regional performing arts venues. Selection of applicants is limited to regional venues that have received funding in the past from the department’s Raise the Roof program.
Those recipients demonstrated:
  • a proven track record delivering a diverse, high quality annual performing arts program
  • a sustainable operational, financial and/or business model, with evidence of consistent audience attendance, ticket sales and other forms of revenue
  • a willingness to diversify performing arts programming.


Refer to the guidelines for more information before applying.

In the House guidelines

Funding overview


Who can apply

Amount available

  • In the House: Invited applicants can apply for up to $80,000 per year and a total of $160,000 over the two-year period.

Funding rounds

Round Open Draft review Close Project start/event dates Category
January 2020 09:00 AM 21 Jan 2020 04:00 PM 11 Feb 2020 04:00 PM 20 Feb 2020 1 Jul 2020 In the House
Page reviewed 01 July 2020